Monthly Archive: February 2017

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Consignment Project #1

It has been some exciting times on the Home Sewn By Us front.  We sold our first two quilts on Etsy (can you even believe it!?!), we launched a Facebook page to host these...

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3 Dudes Quilting, Phoenix, AZ

Our last store in the Phoenix area was 3 Dudes Quilting, and here is their website www.3dudesquilting.com. (Editor’s note:  this store closed in 2018 and their website no longer works.)  It was very busy...

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Quilter’s Ranch, Tempe, AZ

An unexpected gem in our quilt shop visits, the Quilter’s Ranch shop in Tempe, Arizona (www.quiltersranch.com) surprised us.  It was very easy to find thanks again to Google Maps.  HA!  We found several things to...

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O.M.G.

This is too darn exciting not to share . . . O.M.G. we have our first two, TWO, 2 Etsy sales!  Woot woot.  I’d better those other items uploaded this weekend. See this earlier...

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Modern Quilting, Phoenix, AZ

Another stop on our fabulous extravaganza weekend of friends, laughter, and quilt shopping included a stop at the Modern Quilting shop (here is their website: www.modernquilting.com).  Found in a shopping center with lots of...

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Current Project #1

We have stumbled on a pattern called Simply Woven by Jessica Kelly that has become one of our favorites.  It goes together very quickly, it isn’t difficult to cut the pieces, it lends itself to...

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The Other Quilt Store, Phoenix, AZ

We recently visited a good friend in the Phoenix area over the long weekend and couldn’t help but stop (a.k.a. shop) in a few local quilt stores.  Four stores with completely different vibes were mapped...

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Beginner Tips #2 – Precut Fabric Choices

Have you spent any time looking at websites that feature fabric for quilting?  There are tons and tons of them out there – almost an overwhelming number.  Even the major box stores sell fabric...

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Happy Presidents’ Day

I hope you are enjoying the holiday celebrating our Presidents George Washington and Abraham Lincoln.  I really do not understand how we can celebrate the birthday of George Washington, and not have it actually...